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Two Years Off-Grid: Chickens

Egg birdsHaving learned our lesson with "The Dangers of a Straight Run," we decided to avoid the whole eight rooster scenario again and ordered ten hens — five Australorp and five Plymouth Rock. At a little over a year, we have half of our flock left (predators love chicken!).But despite the reduced numbers, I'm happy to say we are enjoying lots of eggs — enough ...

Jack Fernard | Jun 20, 2018

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